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1 quarter of a mile square. Each section is 1 mile square so a quarter section is 1/4 mile square.

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How many acres in a quarter section of land?

One section is equal to one square mile. In one square mile, there are 640 acres, therefore in one quarter of a section of land, there are 160 acres.

What are the dimensions in miles of a quarter section of land?

1/2 mile on each side. A section is one mile square (640 acres) a quarter section refers to 1/4 of a section, so it would be 1/2 mile on each side. (160 acres)

What is a land divided into 36 square miles?

One Section of a Towship

What is larger than a section of land?

A 'Township' is larger then a section of land and is generally 6 miles square or equal to 36 sections.

What is the demensions of 160 acres?

A typical 160 acre tract of land is a quarter section. A section is 1 square mile. Therefore, a quarter section (160 acres) is 1/2 mile x 1/2 mile (1/2 mile square).

How many miles in 12000 acres?

18.75 square miles. A "section" of land contains 640 acres and is equal to 1 square mile.

How many miles are there in a section?

Under the U.S. Public Land Survey (or government survey) System a section is one square mile. If you own two sections of land you own two square miles of land. Not all legal descriptions of land use the government survey method.

How many hectares is in one quarter of land?

Since a quarter section of land is 160 acres, and 1 acre = 0.404 hectares, then 1 quarter section is equivalent to 64.78 hectares of land.

What is 160 acres of land called?

quarter sector or 65 hectares or quarter sector section or one-quarter section

A farmer divided his land into square sections. One large section has an area of 112 square miles. To the nearest tenth of a mile, what is the length of one side of this tract of land?

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Acres in a section of land?

1 section = 640 acres. A quarter section = 160 acres.

How many feet in a section of land?

A section of land is one square mile. A mile is 5,280. Multiply 5,280 by 5,280 and you will have the number of square feet in a section of land.